Invest in TANF to Help Strengthen Families
Check out the recent post our own Lara Sim co-wrote with Elena Hernandez from Budget & Policy Center!
“Kids do better when their parents do better. So policymakers should look for ways to leverage and enhance the tools we have to ensure that they are improving outcomes for the entire family. A great place to start is by strengthening Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), a major pathway to employment for parents with low incomes…”
Check out an amazing infographic about the impact of TANF at: http://budgetandpolicy.org/schmudget/TANF%20Factsheet.pdf